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What's the holdup on Minnesota $300 million health insurance premium relief?
19 hours 35 min ago
Group hopes to increase boat inspections: City Council to meet Tuesday, consider request from Friends of Lake Bemidji
January 14, 2017 - 6:30pm
Bemidji woman creates MLK event: Event scheduled Monday at Boys & Girls Club
January 14, 2017 - 6:00pm
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A young attendee to the open chess group at the Headwaters School of Music and the Arts contemplates his next move. (Jillian Gandsey | Bemidji Pioneer) play button
VIDEO: Check and mate: New chess club starts up in Bemidji
January 14, 2017 - 7:45pm
Bemidji State’s Jai'Vionne Green (4) drives toward the hoop while guarded by Southwest Minnesota State’s KJ Davis (14) Saturday during the first half of a game at the BSU Gymnasium. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
MEN'S BASKETBALL: Beavers outrun Mustangs, 96-86
January 14, 2017 - 11:04pm
The first phase for a indoor tennis court is complete with the purchase of 9 acres of property along Highway 71 north by members of the Bemidji Area Tennis Association. Jim Rafferty recieved the honors to have the first serve on the property. Fundraising for a $650,000 buliding is the next phase. (Submitted photo)
RECREATION: Tennis association is $300,000 closer to new facility
January 13, 2017 - 9:29pm
WRESTLING: Jacks take fifth at Rick Lee Duals
January 14, 2017 - 10:53pm
Members of the Bemidji High School show choir Vocalmotive perform their show “State of Mind” during a dress rehearsal. The 22nd annual Vocalmotive Dinner Show will be held Friday, Jan. 20, through Sunday, Jan. 22. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Mindful Music:22nd annual Vocalmotive Dinner Show set for Friday-Sunday
January 15, 2017 - 5:00am
Know the roads: City reminds residents who plows what as crews work to remove ice, snow
January 13, 2017 - 9:27pm
Brandon Wollman, owner of Wollman Coffee Roasters, prepares an espresso shot Thursday at Wollman Coffee Roasters, located at 1426 Bemidji Ave. N. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)
Brewing up a new business: New cafe along Bemidji Avenue serves specialty cups of coffee
January 13, 2017 - 9:31pm
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: There's no lighthearted joy in abortion
23 min 52 sec ago
MEN’S HOCKEY: Beavers drop to No. 18 in top 20 rankings
8 hours 49 min ago
Doyle Erickson of Bagley stands next to his No. 99 Ice Racer on Sunday. Erickson won both features during Sunday's opener of Garfield Lake Ice Races in Laporte. (Dennis Peterson | Special To The Pioneer)
AUTO RACING: Garfield Lake Ice Racing opened Sunday
9 hours 2 min ago
Police: Wis. man dies after setting off explosion in apartment building
11 hours 39 min ago
Three Minnesota Democratic congressman on ag committee
11 hours 43 min ago

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Martha Alatoru, left, and Kym Kovacic smiles while discussing Martha’s son, Godson. Godson and Martha have been in Bemidji since last summer staying with Kym and her husband Steve. The four were preparing for a life-changing surgery for Godson that occurred Aug. 24 at Shriner's Hospital. In the past four month, he has grown 4-½ inches, lost 13 pounds and his legs have been readjusted by 50 degrees each. (Maggi Stivers | Bemidji Pioneer)

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